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Position: Chief manager

Grade:  KRA – 7

Department: Corporate Support Services Department

Division:  Facilities & Logistics Services

Location / Work station:  Times Tower – Nairobi

Supervisor:    Deputy Commissioner – Facilities & Logistics Services

Supervisee:    Direct Reports: Managers – Facilities Technical Services and Property & Estates

Indirect Reports: F&LS Regional Representatives and Assistant Managers One Stop Border Posts

Job Description

Primary responsibilities managing of all the Authority’s movable and immovable assets and oversight for all works undertaken on the Authority’s properties.


  • Develop, organize and control effective property and facility management systems
  • Management of utilities, properties and outsourced services
  • Management of leases and contracts
  • Formulation and enforcement of strategies, policies, procedures and Unit’s work plan
  • Regular review and evaluation of services provided and adherence to SLAs
  • Assets appraisals and disposal management in liaison with other relevant departments
  • Review and approval of Bills of Quantities, drawings, proposals and RFPs for works
  • Maintenance work
  • Strategies of maintenance & repair
  • Utilities Management
  • Cost management
  • Management of contractors
  • Any other responsibilities assigned.


  • A Degree in Engineering (Electrical/Civil), Quantity Survey, Architecture or any related field.
  • Valid membership to a relevant professional body is an added advantage.
  • At least seven (7) years’ experience in a busy operations and maintenance environment, Three (3) of which should be at management level.
  • Ability to provide strategic leadership
  • In-depth knowledge of building maintenance and repair.
  • Project/operations management.
  • Ability to carry out technical and financial appraisal of projects.
  • High levels of commercial acumen.
  • Ability to build and maintain relationships with staff and third parties and – stakeholder engagement.
  • Good communication and customer care skills

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